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By Laura Kolkman 10:00 am October 14, 2011
Rather than competing against each other, RECs and HIEs should be cooperating, and to mutual benefit.
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By Tom Sullivan 09:32 am October 14, 2011
Patrick Ward, CIO of CIRA, discusses implementing IT infrastructure to streamline physician workflow, earn a return on investment and enable the practice to participate in a health information exchange.
By Mike Miliard 10:47 pm October 13, 2011
Intelligent InSites, which develops real-time location systems (RTLS) technology for hospitals, has partnered with Secure Care Products to expand the latter’s portfolio of patient safety solutions.
By Molly Merrill 03:26 pm October 13, 2011
If you plan on attending the Social Media Summit hosted by Mayo Clinic next week get ready to experience your Twitter feed “in real life,” as one speaker puts it.
By Michelle McNickle 02:02 pm October 13, 2011
It’s no secret telemedicine has had a profound impact on the industry, both nationally and globally. Organizations in big and small cities are seeing the benefits of employing such technology. Shahid Shah gives us the five ways telemedicine is boosting care in rural communities.
By Diana Manos 01:09 pm October 13, 2011
With $870 already paid out, a CMS official maintains that despite the good news he remains leery about drawing any conclusions.
By Mike Miliard 10:55 am October 13, 2011
Cook Children’s Health Care System, in partnership with athenahealth, Microsoft, Sanofi Pasteur and Merck, has launched a first-of-its kind program to use 2D barcodes on vaccines.
By Molly Merrill 10:40 am October 13, 2011
Mercy, the eighth largest Catholic healthcare system in the U.S., announced plans this week to build a virtual care center in Chesterfield, Mo., billed as "the first of its kind in the country."
By Diana Manos 10:29 am October 13, 2011
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in September paid out $25 million to 1400 eligible providers and $61 million to 30 dually eligible hospitals under the meaningful use EHR incentive program, according to Robert Anthony from the CMS Office of E-Health Standards and Services.
By Mike Miliard 10:20 am October 13, 2011
WebPT announced the release of the WebPT Home Exercise Program (HEP). The newest feature of the EMR system includes a library of videos, photos, line drawings and text descriptions to help patients comply with home exercise therapy programs.

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